Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for PMO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PMO over the 6 months to 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management Office (PMO)
England > South West
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 194 254 217
Rank change year-on-year +60 -37 -2
Permanent jobs citing PMO 135 84 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.35% 0.82% 1.31%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.51% 7.30% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 116 70 107
South West median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £25,500 £23,000 £23,700
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,625 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +5.26%

PMO is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,284 1,151 1,218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 12.80% 11.22% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 945 888 993
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -2.44%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing PMO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for PMO in the South West

PMO
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PMO in the South West.

Salary trend for PMO in the South West

PMO
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PMO in the South West over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for PMO in the South West

PMO
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PMO within the South West region over the 6 months to 13 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +24 53 £41,500 +5.73% 10
Somerset +37 23 £43,861 +16.96% 3
Gloucestershire +29 21 £39,000 +69.57% 2
Wiltshire -6 18 £40,125 +23.46% 3
Dorset +4 13 £27,000 -44.04% 2
Cornwall - 3 £35,000 - 1
PMO
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT jobs citing PMO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South West region with a requirement for PMO.

1 87 (64.44%) Finance
2 63 (46.67%) PRINCE2
3 59 (43.70%) Microsoft Project
4 52 (38.52%) Microsoft Excel
4 52 (38.52%) Project Management
5 44 (32.59%) SharePoint
5 44 (32.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 39 (28.89%) Microsoft Office
7 38 (28.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 36 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (24.44%) Microsoft
10 24 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
11 23 (17.04%) Change Management
12 21 (15.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 20 (14.81%) PMP
14 19 (14.07%) ITIL
14 19 (14.07%) Continuous Improvement
15 18 (13.33%) Change Control
16 16 (11.85%) Portfolio Management
16 16 (11.85%) MS Visio
16 16 (11.85%) Service Delivery
16 16 (11.85%) Resource Management
17 15 (11.11%) QA
17 15 (11.11%) Risk Management
18 14 (10.37%) Problem-Solving
19 13 (9.63%) Degree
19 13 (9.63%) Programme Management
20 12 (8.89%) Project Planning
20 12 (8.89%) Project Governance
21 11 (8.15%) Microsoft Azure

PMO
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 44 (32.59%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.74%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 59 (43.70%) Microsoft Project
2 52 (38.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 44 (32.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 39 (28.89%) Microsoft Office
5 16 (11.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.70%) SaaS
4 3 (2.22%) IaaS
4 3 (2.22%) Office 365
5 2 (1.48%) GitHub
5 2 (1.48%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.74%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.44%) Internet
2 2 (1.48%) LAN
2 2 (1.48%) WAN
3 1 (0.74%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.48%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.48%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (1.48%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.74%) Big Data
3 1 (0.74%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (2.96%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (2.96%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (1.48%) Jenkins
General
1 87 (64.44%) Finance
2 5 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.96%) Law
3 4 (2.96%) Marketing
4 3 (2.22%) Billing
4 3 (2.22%) Retail
5 2 (1.48%) Banking
5 2 (1.48%) Electronics
5 2 (1.48%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.74%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 42 (31.11%) Analyst
2 37 (27.41%) PMO Analyst
3 28 (20.74%) Project Manager
4 14 (10.37%) PMO Lead
5 10 (7.41%) Project Officer
5 10 (7.41%) Project Support Officer
5 10 (7.41%) Support Officer
6 7 (5.19%) PMO Manager
6 7 (5.19%) PMO Planner
7 6 (4.44%) PMO Officer
7 6 (4.44%) Programme Manager
7 6 (4.44%) Programme Planner
7 6 (4.44%) Project Analyst
7 6 (4.44%) Senior Manager
7 6 (4.44%) Support Analyst
8 5 (3.70%) Administrator
8 5 (3.70%) Coordinator
8 5 (3.70%) IT Manager
8 5 (3.70%) Junior
8 5 (3.70%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.44%) Public Cloud
4 5 (3.70%) Fintech
5 4 (2.96%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.22%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.22%) Tandem
6 3 (2.22%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 2 (1.48%) CMDB
7 2 (1.48%) Smart City
8 1 (0.74%) FMCG
8 1 (0.74%) PMI
8 1 (0.74%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.74%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.22%) Windows
2 2 (1.48%) Linux
2 2 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (1.48%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (46.67%) PRINCE2
2 52 (38.52%) Project Management
3 38 (28.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 36 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (17.04%) Change Management
6 19 (14.07%) Continuous Improvement
6 19 (14.07%) ITIL
7 18 (13.33%) Change Control
8 16 (11.85%) Portfolio Management
8 16 (11.85%) Resource Management
8 16 (11.85%) Service Delivery
9 15 (11.11%) Risk Management
10 14 (10.37%) Problem-Solving
11 13 (9.63%) Programme Management
12 12 (8.89%) Project Governance
12 12 (8.89%) Project Planning
13 10 (7.41%) Commercial Awareness
14 9 (6.67%) Line Management
15 8 (5.93%) Programme Governance
15 8 (5.93%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.22%) SQL
2 2 (1.48%) Python
2 2 (1.48%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.74%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (15.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 20 (14.81%) PMP
3 13 (9.63%) Degree
4 10 (7.41%) Security Cleared
5 8 (5.93%) PMI Certification
6 6 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (3.70%) APMP
8 4 (2.96%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (2.96%) DV Cleared
9 3 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (2.22%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.48%) AWS Certification
10 2 (1.48%) MCITP
10 2 (1.48%) MCSA
10 2 (1.48%) MCSE
10 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.48%) RHCE
10 2 (1.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.74%) CIPD
11 1 (0.74%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.11%) QA
2 7 (5.19%) SLA
3 2 (1.48%) COBIT
3 2 (1.48%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.48%) P3O
4 1 (0.74%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.48%) Docker
1 2 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.48%) Ansible
2 1 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 33 (24.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.96%) SAP
3 2 (1.48%) Civica
3 2 (1.48%) Google
3 2 (1.48%) Oracle
3 2 (1.48%) Red Hat
3 2 (1.48%) VMware
4 1 (0.74%) Cisco
4 1 (0.74%) JD Edwards
4 1 (0.74%) Salesforce.com